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“Data for Development” – An Open (Mobile) Data Challenge
By Global Pulse
Jul 12, 2012
Calling all researchers! “Data for Development” – an unprecedented open data challenge led by global telecommunications company France Telecom-Orange, in partnership with GSMA Development Fund...
New Vulnerability Monitoring Platform To Assist Drought-Affected Populations in Indonesia
By By Anthea Webb and Derval Usher
Feb 27, 2017
UN Global Pulse and the World Food Programme (WFP) recently developed a tool that can help gain insights on the extent of drought-affected areas, the impacts on food prices and the resilience of...
Announcing the Data Revolution for Policy Makers Conference
By by UN Global Pulse
Feb 3, 2017
UN Global Pulse, through Pulse Lab Jakarta, will host the International Conference on Data Revolution for Policy Makers on 21 & 22 February 2017 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Individuals are...
Scaling up Haze Gazer: an analysis and visualization tool for haze crisis management
By Jong Gun Lee and Imaduddin Amin
Jan 26, 2017
UN Global Pulse is pleased to share an update on Haze Gazer, a crisis analysis and visualization tool that provides real-time information on fire and haze hotspots in Indonesia.The tool, which was...
UN Global Pulse Data Innovation Events at #UNDataForum - Recap
By Felicia Vacarelu
Jan 25, 2017
The inaugural UN World Data Forum took place in Cape Town, South Africa on 15-17 January 2017. The forum, which convened more than 1500 participants, aimed to spur the exchange of innovative...
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